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Professors Gayley and Avalos to Participate in Jaipur Literature Festival

Sept. 19, 2019

Professor Holly Gayley and Professor Natalie Avalos will both be participating in the Jaipur Literature Festival at the Boulder Public Library September 21st-22nd. Professor Gayley's panel on September 21 at 11:30 AM is entitled: Colorado Author Series: Buddhist Love Poetry from India and Tibet​ Professor Avalos' panel is also on...

Brian Catlos

Prof. Catlos' Book reviewed by the New York Review of Books

March 7, 2019

Spring 2019 Faculty News

March 4, 2019

Aun Hasan Ali is working on a monograph about an important period in the history of Imami Shi’ism known as the School of Hillah. During this period (ca. the 12th-14th centuries in southern Iraq), Imami Shi’i scholars produced outstanding and landmark works in the fields of bio-bibliography, substantive law, jurisprudence,...


Announcing Holly Gayley's New Book of Translations: Inseparable Across Lifetimes

Feb. 17, 2019

Sam Boyd

Dr. Boyd Featured in A&S Magazine

Dec. 6, 2018

Read about Dr. SamBoyd's work with the Bible in the A&S Magazine here .

Brian Catlos

Professor Catlos' Book Available on Audible.com

Nov. 20, 2018

Brian Catlos’s latest book, Kingdoms of Faith: A New History of Islamic Spain (Basic: 2018) is now available as an audio book on audible.com — listen to it here .

Brian Catlos

Prof. Catlos’s latest book, Kingdoms of Faith. A New History of Islamic Spain, is reviewed this week in the AAR’s Reading Religion

Oct. 24, 2018

Prof. Catlos’s latest book, Kingdoms of Faith. A New History of Islamic Spain, is reviewed this week in the AAR’s Reading Religion ; see the review here: http://readingreligion.org/books/kingdoms-faith

Sam Boyd

Professor Sam Boyd Featured in Daily Camera

Oct. 18, 2018

Professor Sam Boyd was featured in the Daily Camera on 10/17 as one of 9 faculty fellows who presented "TED-style" talks as part of CU's Research and Innovation Week. Professor Sam Boyd and the other RIO Faculty Fellows Read entire article here.

Brian Catlos

Professor Catlos on "‘Western Culture’ and Where it Really Came From"

Sept. 20, 2018

Professor Brian Catlos' recent article entitled "Western Culture’ and Where it Really Came From" on the Hurst Publishers' website. Catlos writes: This summer President Trump warned European leaders that immigration is “a very negative thing” and is in danger of “changing their culture.” It is a statement that resonates with...

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Faculty News

July 13, 2018

From June 3 to 24, Aun Hasan Ali was a Short-term Visitor at the Institute of Advanced Study in Princeton, NJ. The visitorship was part of the School of Historical Studies' Shii Studies Research Program . During his stay, Dr. Ali studied Istiqsa al-i’tibar fi sharh al-istibsar with Dr. Hassan...